HUMANS, THE (2021)
Erik Blake (Richard Jenkins) has gathered three generations of his Pennsylvania family to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter's apartment in lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside and eerie things start to go bump in the night, the group's deepest fears are laid bare. The piercingly funny and haunting debut film from writer-director Stephen Karam, adapted from his Tony Award-winning play, THE HUMANS explores the hidden dread of a family and the love that binds them together. Costarring Steven Yeun, Beanie Feldstein, Amy Schumer, Jayne Houdyshell and June Squibb. Official Selection, 2021 Toronto and Austin film festivals. DIR/SCR/PROD Stephen Karam; PROD Louise Lovegrove. U.S., 2021, color, 108 min. RATED R
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